One of the great seasonal activities you can do on vacation in South Padre is to take a professionally guided snorkel trip. Snorkeling in South Padre with American Diving offers you the most professional and only licensed guides on the island.
Seasonally, we have snorkeling trips up to 2 times a day aboard the MV Diver I. We have the Island’s only certified Snorkeling guides, Dive Masters, Snorkeling Instructors, and Dive Instructors.
The MV Diver I is a 60 ft, US Coast Guard inspected Diving/Snorkeling vessel, complete with air-conditioning, indoor/outdoor seating, fresh water shower and on board restroom. Our snorkeling excursions go to the Laguna Madre Estuary or the South Padre Island jetties (as weather permits).
CALL (956) 761-2030 FOR RESERVATIONS
The trips are $35 dollars which includes all equipment, a tour of Whiskey Channel, and of tour of South Padre Island homes along the Thompson channel in our air-conditioned vessel with on-board restroom. The total trips are generally 3 hours long with an hour of time being spent in the water.
Fish found in the Bay:
|Southern Stingray||Garden Eel||Yellow Goat||Balloon Fish|
|Trumpet Fish||Sargassum Fish||Flounder||Wrasse|
|Sergeant Major||Grunt||Spade Fish||Mullets|
|Herring||Hermit Crab||Moon Jelly Fish||Sand Perch|
|Triggerfish||Whiting||Jelly Fish||Speckled Trout|
|Red Fish||Black Drum||Piggy Perch||Minnows|
|Sea Lice||Gar||Shrimp||Mangrel Snapper|